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Medical Term:

enol pyruvate

Pronunciation: e'nol pi'ru-vat

Definition: CH2=C(OH)–COO-, the form of pyruvate encountered in the biologically important phosphoenolpyruvate (enol pyruvate phosphate); not found in the free form.

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